June 29 and 30, 2013

Photo Credit: Rick Gerharter

Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Pride

Main Stage

The Main Stage is the largest stage at the SF Pride Celebration and is located in Civic Center Plaza next to City Hall. [MAP]

The Main Stage is ASL-interpreted throughout Pride weekend. For more information about our accessibility services, go here.

On Pride Saturday, June 27, 2015, the Main Stage brings the best of local musical talent and cultural performances to the heart of San Francisco's Civic Center Plaza. Spread out on the Plaza and take in the sounds and sights of these great acts.

On Pride Sunday, June 28, 2015, SF Pride offers exciting, up-and-coming cutting-edge talent, world-renowned performers, and the best of local entertainment from the Bay Area.

SF Pride Main Stage has been host to Karmin, Sandra Bernhard, Kerli, The Backstreet Boys, Lady Gaga, BoA, Fey, The Cliks, Kat Deluna, Inaya Day, Crystal Waters, Me'shell Ndegeocello, leaders from the frontlines of the same-sex marriage fight, and many others.

Call for Talent

Main Stage Press Kit Submission Information

Update for 2015: We will most likely use ReverbNation to process online submissions.

If you wish to have your press kit considered for the Main Stage at San Francisco Pride’s 44thrd Annual event on June 27-28, 2015, please submit the following information:

March 13, 2015 DEADLINE: All submissions must be received by 5:00 p.m. (PT).

If you are submitting information for more than one performer, please do so separately so that we may consider each performer individually.  Send all press kits to the following address:

San Francisco Pride
ATTN: Main Stage
1841 Market Street
Fourth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94103-1112

2014 Saturday Performers and Guests

RAISING VOICES TALENT COMPETITION

On the Main Stage on Saturday, watch a dozen talented singers from across the country compete for a spot on the Main Stage on Sunday, as well as VIP Party Tickets and cash prizes.

Comedian Shann Carr hosts the afternoon event and TIta Aida, Brian Kent, and Caroline Lund are guest judges.

Saturday Line-Up

12:00 - 1:00 DJ Robbie Martin
1:00 - 1:20 Cheer SF
1:20 - 2:20 DJ Frank Wild
2:20 - 3:20 DJ Carmin Wong
3:20 - 4:20 DJ Russ Rich
4:20 - 5:20 DJ Christopher B

2013 Saturday Performers

2014 Sunday Performers

11:00 - 11:05 BAAITS
11:05 - 11:50 Kid Alien
11:50 - 12:00 Winner of Raising Voices Talent Competition
12::00 - 12:15 The She's
12:15 - 12:30 Shake It! Booty Band
12:30 - 12:45 Purple Haze
12:45-1:00 SF Pride Board of Directors
1:00-1:05 Janet Mock
1:15-1:30 Katdelic
1:30-1:35 Roberta Kaplan
1:35-1:50 Jesika Von Rabbit
1:50-1:55 MCs
1:55-2:05 Fou Fou HA!
2:05-2:10 Melanie Nathan
2:20-2:40 Cheer SF
2:40-2:45 Community Grand Marshals
2:45-2:55 Cockatielia
2:55-3;15 XELLE
3:20-3:40 Traver Rains Fashion Show
3:40-4:00 RubbersideDown
4:00-4:15 Taryn Manning
4:20-4:40 Steed Lord
4:40-5:00 Debby Holiday
5:00-5:15 Nabiah
5:15:5:30 Colette Carr
5:30-5:45 Midnight Magic
5:45-6:00 Hi-Fashion

Click on a link to learn more about the artist. Many more will be announced this month.

Sunday Line-Up

11:00 - 11:05 BAAITS
11:05 - 11:50 DJ Matt Consola
11:50 - 12:05 Playboy School
12:05 - 12:15 Ashley Mendez
12:15 - 12:25 The SeKond Element
12:25 - 12:35 Ryan Cassata
12:35 - 12:50 Dona Oxford
12:50 - 1:00 Gilbert Baker
1:00 - 1:15 Board and Grand Marshals
1:15 - 1:30 P's and Q's
1:30 - 1:40 Scottsboro Boys
1:40 - 1:55 Pounders
1:55 - 2:05 Lady Bunny (M.C. for 1 hour)
2:05 - 2:25 Cheer SF
2:25 - 2:40 Ruby Summer
2:40 - 3:00 Rochelle Flemming
3:00 - 3:15 Dance Brigade
3:15 - 3:25 Jessica Sutta
3:25 - 3:45 Life Down Here
3:45 - 4:00 JC Jones
4:00 - 4:20 Karmin
4:20 - 4:25 Break
4:25 - 4:45 Kimberly Caldwell
4:45 - 5:00 Drop Apollo
5:00 - 5:15 Kimberly Cole
5:15 - 5:30 Ssion
5:30 - 5:45 Blush
5:45 - 6:00 Gypsy Love

Past Headlining Acts

Nina Sky

Kat Graham "I Want It All"

BoA Performs "I Did It For Love"

Lady Gaga with "Just Dance"

Fey Performs "Let me show you (Lentamente)"

Solange Knowles & the Hadley Street Dreams